Chesterfield County middle school students set to compete in Battle of the Books on Feb. 23

More than 100 students from seven Chesterfield County middle schools will compete in the Middle School Battle of the Books competition at 6 p.m. Feb. 23 at the Chesterfield Career and Technical Center @ Hull, 13900 Hull Street Road.

In order to qualify for the competition, students had to read from a list of 12 books selected by middle school librarians. Students have been practicing for the competition, which will be a round-robin match where teams will be asked questions about the selected books.

The following schools have teams that are scheduled to compete in Battle of the Books:

  • Bailey Bridge Middle
  • Carver Middle
  • Elizabeth Davis Middle
  • Manchester Middle
  • Matoaca Middle
  • Providence Middle
  • Salem Church Middle